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OIG to audit NIH’s EHR for IT, interoperability challenges

The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Inspector General intends to put the National Institutes of Health’s electronic medical records under the microscope. According to an updated work plan released on Monday, OIG is planning to conduct an audit this year of NIH’s information technology and interoperability challenges within the agency’s electronic health… Read More »

How the cloud will address healthcare’s procurement challenges

The supply chain has been an increasingly important driving force in the healthcare industry’s transformation. During the past decade, the focus on automating supply chain processes has enabled the industry to significantly reduce waste and save billions annually. In today’s era of declining reimbursements and rising costs, it’s imperative that healthcare continues to make the… Read More »